Sherry McLaughlin Archive

Cosmic Palace: Rise and Shine

Healing and waking up are 2 sides of the same coin. Healing has been made into a verb, but truly it’s not so much in the doing category as it is in the being category. Although what you are doing will change when what you are being changes. Healing experiences can be awakening experiences and […]

Read More

Healing Corner: Shadow Work.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

What is the shadow in terms of spirit work?  There are a variety of philosophies and ways to answer this question, and you are welcome to explore what the professionals have to say.  I’m simply going to share my perspective and view as someone who has delved into this aspect of self through several avenues […]

Read More

Healing Corner: The Present.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

Let’s not look back on all of the Glorious moments recognizing them only in past pictures or past regrets of not having loved enough. Let’s see the miracle that is life right now. Cast before you is the possibility for infinite Creation; notice as your body naturally breathes in this present moment. Feel how your […]

Read More

Healing Corner: Winter Wellness

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

This winter may be unlike any winter you have ever experienced… you might be homeschooling or dealing with the on and off again schedule of in person school vs virtual, you may be laid off from work, or adjusting to a new job or a new way of working from home, you may be dealing […]

Read More

Healing Corner: To Be Humble

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

To be humble Doesn’t mean to play small To be authentic Doesn’t mean to play mean Or to play nice It means to Bring your best self To the party of life Ready to respond from the heart With the highest Most honest Intention You can find in the moment Your humble Sacrifices Are only […]

Read More

Healing Corner: The Fall

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

Today is August 20th, and the first time in my life that the state fair is not King of the scene, unless you count the food stands that are lined up in a lonely little display, hoping to give some comfort to the otherwise empty grounds.  I’m wondering if the flies are as disappointed as […]

Read More

Healing Corner: Back to the Center.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

We are being called to the center of ourselves, where there is a calmness like the calm that exists in the eye of the hurricane, where stillness somehow still remains. It feels as if the world is in complete and total chaos, from protests to political unrest, documentaries on everything from the 13th Amendment to […]

Read More

Poetry Corner: Drops of Hope.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Poetry Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

Spring signals new beginnings Blooming possibilities Colorful drops of hope Releasing dark ties of Past regrets Allowing the washing away of misaligned intentions Embracing what will remain After the thaw Of our hearts So constantly beating In hope of potential … Remembers that some seeds Do not wish to reach Towards the light; And an […]

Read More

Healing Corner: Healing a Broken Heart.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

Recognize before you there is a gem that has been mishandled and needs your constant attention and care. Hearts that have been hurt long to be caressed with loving words, adoring gazes and meticulous tenderness. Hearts on the mend must be acknowledged with complete and total admiration in spite of their misshapen, Less than perfect […]

Read More

Healing Corner: Create Joy in 2020

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Healing Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

New Year!  New Life!  It’s just a date, right?  Resolutions are easily made and easily forgotten, yes? Actually, there is an energy that comes with the numerology and astrology of moving into a new year that does support us in making changes, if we are willing and truly intending to do so. This year, how […]

Read More

The Great Beckley Beer Festival Returns w/ HashtagWV this August! 

Michelle Evans Interviews Tyler Childers - Louisa, KY-based musician Tyler Childers has more talent for his 22 years than his fair share. At least, that’s what I’ve heard people say since he was about 19, and I think I’m prone to agree with them. For those who may not know of him – or even for those who do – here’s a little […]
The Great Beckley Beer Festival Returns w/ HashtagWV this August!  - The Great Beckley Beer Festival Returns w/ HashtagWV this August! Fret not, fans of this event! Though the dark days of our pandemic year forced the established-in-2019 fest into hiatus, it’s back and even better for 2021.  On Sunday, September 5th, the Great Beckley Beer Festival will return to the Beckley Intermodal Gateway on Neville Street. […]

Local Resources

 

Stay Updated w/ HashtagWV!

Want to stay updated with the paper or thinking about advertising? Sign up today for the latest HASHTAGWV monthly newsletter!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg, WV

Michelle Evans Interviews Tyler Childers - Louisa, KY-based musician Tyler Childers has more talent for his 22 years than his fair share. At least, that’s what I’ve heard people say since he was about 19, and I think I’m prone to agree with them. For those who may not know of him – or even for those who do – here’s a little […]
Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]
"Over the last 10 years, we have tried several avenues for advertising. Beyond a doubt, our greatest return has been through HASHTAGWV. Whether it be in the HASHTAGWV print edition, or online, our customers, both locals and tourists, really do look for this media form to be in tune with what’s going on in the area and for destination shopping. Advertising with LBSPY (now HASHTAG) has unequivocally been a great asset for our business!" - Craig Miller w/ Serenity Now Outfitters. Ad rates start at just $20! Click here for MEDIA KIT  

Patrick4CMPLTshrp "HashtagWV City Paper is the best thing that has happened in Greenbrier County since I have been here for seven years. Maybe the whole state.... a first class operation and a lot of hard work," Patrick O'Flaherty (pictured above), The Irish Pub, Lewisburg, WV
Adam DeGraff "HashtagWV always has their finger on the pulse of this community!" - Adam Degraff (pictured above), (The Weight/ The Dueling Fiddlers / Pianafiddle)

Wonder How HashtagWV Remains Free?

Michelle Evans Interviews Tyler Childers - Louisa, KY-based musician Tyler Childers has more talent for his 22 years than his fair share. At least, that’s what I’ve heard people say since he was about 19, and I think I’m prone to agree with them. For those who may not know of him – or even for those who do – here’s a little […]
WONDER HOW HASHTAGWV CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how HashtagWV City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month in-print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of HASHTAGWV comes […]

BEHIND HASHTAG

HASHTAG WV
P.O. Box 744
Lewisburg, West Virginia 24901
info@hashtagwv.com

TESTIMONIAL

"Here at WHEN PIGS FLY BBQ, we get the most return advertising with HashtagWV City Paper. New customers tell us all the time how they see our ad. They then come see us!" - Mike and Kellen, owners of When Pigs Fly BBQ, Lewisburg, WV.
"Christina, Thank you so much for the cover and the ARTICLE. Your HASHTAGWV is fantastic! We hope to grow this ride and other sports events in our area. Your magazine will do this. Again thank you from everyone in the GVBike club. Come ride with us sometime." - Janice Centa

WE ARE YOUR SOURCE!

HashtagWV City Paper is a free, full-color arts and entertainment tabloid dedicated to providing useful information in 13 counties in WV & VA. We distribute 10,000, full color issues every month.

WE ARE ENGAGED!

We are engaged in promoting local music, arts, events, dining, and shopping. We reach our audience where they live, eat, shop, drink, play, and fill up their gas tank. BEHIND HASHTAG

Donating = Loving

Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper remains D.I.Y. in nature and it takes hundreds of hours a month to research and write, and thousands of dollars to sustain. If you find any joy and value in it, please consider making a one time or recurring monthly donation of your choosing, between a cup of coffee at The Wild Bean and a good dinner at The Asylum